Anthem Biosciences – L-5-Methyl tetrahydrofolate Ca USP/L-Methyl folate Ca USP

L-5-Methyl tetrahydrofolate Calcium (L-5-MTHF Ca)/L-Methyl folate Ca is a bioactive-metabolite form of Folic acid i.e. Vitamin B9.

Folate is an essential vitamin during pregnancy for neonatal growth and for heart and bone health. Anthem offers highly pure, more stable, USP grade L-5MTHF Ca,compliant with Good manufacturing practice (GMP) standards.

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    L-5-MTHF Ca can be used in Food fortification: Enriching the nutritional value of multivitamin blends, flour, dairy products, beverages, infant and baby food formulae.

    Why Folate?

    Conversion of folic acid to folate involves a lengthy process inside the body. Fifty percent of the general population has limited capacity to convert folic acid to folate. The metabolised form i.e. L-Methyl folate Ca is the readily available form for efficient absorption.

    Calcium salt of L-5MTHF is the only salt form with a USP drug product monograph. LMF is an essential nutraceutical vitamin analogue taken as a dietary supplement for  below health support:

    Significance of L-5-MTHF Ca:

    • Gynaecology: Essential for the production of DNA and hence required during pregnancy.
    • Birth defects: Can reduce the risk of neural tube defects, such as Spina bifida.
    • Essential for the production of red blood cells.
    • Cognitive performance:Enhances the synthesis of acetylcholine, the neurotransmitter associated with memory.
    • Cardiac health: Converts the amino acid homocysteine to methionine and therefore regulates homocysteine concentrations
    • Therapeutic indications: Adjunctive treatment for Depression, Anaemia, Spina bifida

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    Certifications and regulatory status of L-5-MTHF Ca:

    • USP grade
    • Non- animal origin
    • Kosher and Halal certified
    • Folate content: Above 90%
    • Crystalline
    • GMP compliance

    Additional information

    Weight 0,05 kg
    Dimensions 21 cm
    Application Area

    Beverage – Non alcoholic (incl. water ice), Dairy – Liquid, Dairy – Margarine, butter and spreads, Health, sports & Nutrition, Pharmaceutical, OTC, Spreads (non dairy), Supplements

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    Shelf Life

    48 months

    Storage Conditions

    Store in air tight container in a cool and dry place